Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Clearance
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 54 70
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -25
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 7 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.07% 2.38% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.61% 14.15% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Oxford median daily rate £425 £355 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +11.37% -33.25%
10th Percentile £409 £198 £306
90th Percentile £441 £477 £506
Oxfordshire median daily rate £406 £355 £338
% change year-on-year +14.44% +5.19% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Oxford median hourly rate - £17.77 -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 -
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

Security Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 66 106 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 10.12% 16.80% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 84 85
Oxford median daily rate £431 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £277 £234 £253
90th Percentile £550 £534 £488
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Oxford median hourly rate £22.93 £17.77 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.04% -35.38% -
10th Percentile £15.48 £17.46 £14.05
90th Percentile £24.44 £19.70 £35.75
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.97 £17.77 £25.00
% change year-on-year +23.61% -28.92% -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

Security Cleared
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
2 2 (28.57%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
2 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365 Trainer
1 2 (28.57%) Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Research Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft